Author Archives: skeemer

blue trees

This one is really stretching back. This was taken over a year ago while visiting 17 Mile Drive in the Monterey area. I really like the silhouettes of these trees and yes, I did take some liberty with editing this … Continue reading

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Some of you may have noticed me in some of the pictures that were in the slide show of mission trip construction project. I was wearing a cowboy-ish hat and sporting more facial hair than normal. The guy I work … Continue reading

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This is a picture I took last July in Capitola, CA. This is similar to Shutter Lock, but this time it came out like a multiple exposure. I’m not sure how I got such a clear shot of Sabrina without … Continue reading

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mission trip construction project

There is a lot to this story and I only know a little bit. I wish I could remember all of the different parts that I’ve heard. I guess it starts with a little girl. She had to do dialysis … Continue reading

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honduras mission trip overview

Ok, I’m finally getting around to writing something about my trip. This post won’t have pictures, but there will be plenty to come. This is mostly to give you an overview of what happened down there and why there. This … Continue reading

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Yesterday, a friend and I went snowboarding up at Badger Pass in Yosemite. This was only my fourth time, but I got comfortable enough that I was able to take my camera on a couple runs. I got a few … Continue reading

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classwork and honduras

So, I’m super excited today. I got new batteries and charger for my camera and … I finished up my classwork. If everything goes as planned, I will be getting my degree this spring. I have to write some letters … Continue reading

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new bottle

My batteries and charger came for my camera today! Yeah, I plugged in my battery to charge somewhere and can’t figure out where it was. At any rate, now I have two and a charger that works in the car … Continue reading

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to be loved

So, a friend mentioned in a blog post this statement.

The most basic of emotional needs in life: To know we matter and are important enough to have someone else care.

I think this is probably one of the best definitions of what it means to be loved. And I don’t mean the romantic love; I’m talking about the true love that can only come from God.

I’ve only really been completely overwhelmed by the power of the sacrifice given on the cross a couple times. Continue reading

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re: a heavenly reminder

I should be sleeping, but I feel that I should write this down before I put it off again. I was reading a friend’s blog and she posted a story about God’s providence when finances get tight. This happened to me recently, too. Continue reading

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